Author Archives: Yaamini Zivan

Book Review: A Search in Secret India Author: Paul Brunton Publisher: Srishti Publishers & Distributors To get a chance to read this book is in itself a blessing. Paul Brunton’s account of his travels in India in the first half …

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Sanatana Dharma, the original name of what is now known as Hinduism, means Universal Righteousness. Sanatana means something which always is, never beginning nor ending, and is eternal in its very essence. Dharma (God’s Natural Law) is the sustainer of the earth. Sanatana Dharma comprises of the spiritual laws that …

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Mahishasura was a mighty asura who could change his form at will to that of a buffalo (mahisha in Sanskrit means buffalo). He terrorized and defeated the devas, and usurped the throne of Indra, the Lord of the devas. The devas led by Brahma approached Vishnu and …

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1. Name the deity from whom Mahishasura, the demon, received the boon of near-immortality? a. Lord Shiva b. Lord Vishnu c. Lord Brahma 2. On which day does the worship of Devi Durga begin? a. Mahasaptami b. Dashami c. Mahalaya 3. What …

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Spiritual questions answered by Sri Sri Muralidhara Swamiji Q: I wish to know if we can choose the Guru or does God show us one. A: Many people believe that only with the help of Guru can one attain God. …

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